Top Destinations For Your Pooch

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To celebrate our beloved pooches, why not take them with you as you embark on your next adventure? As an increasing number of travellers are looking to take their smaller halves with them as well as more and more accommodations and airlines catering to those with pets, there’s really no reason those furry adventurers can’t join in the fun.

With more great places to stay than any other travel brand in the world and over 137 million real guest reviews, has put together a selection of highly-rated accommodation gems specifically geared to animal loving jet-setters and their four-legged friends.

Here are just a few places to consider for the year of the Dog:

  1. Something to Bark About in Los Angeles, USA

The landmark Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites is centrally located in the heart of Downtown L.A., and is renowned for its sleek and futuristic design. The pet-friendly property allows dogs up to 40 pounds, free of charge. All service animals are allowed.

  1. Size doesn’t matter in Whitehorse, Canada

Size doesn’t matter at Hidden Valley Bed & Breakfast, where two dogs of any size are welcome for no additional fee. Fur real!

  1. Honouring man’s best friend in Kathmandu, Nepal

During the Hindu festival of Diwali there’s a special day in Nepal that honours man’s best friend, ‘Kukur Tihar’. Celebrate your favourite companion while staying at The Life Story Guest House in Kathmandu, the the perfect spot to be close to the action.

4)The canine persuasion in Portland, Oregon Their director of pet relations will roll over at the site of you… since she is a dog. The Vintage Portland is so passionate about pets, they are now on staff. Offering all sorts of goodies and grooming, the policy is ‘if your pet fits through the door, they’ll welcome them in’.

  1. Play catch in Northumberland, UK

With gorgeous views and many miles to run free, it’s not hard to imagine why Northumberland is one of the UK’s number 1 pet-friendly destinations. Allowing dogs of any size, the Blenkinsopp Castle Inn is the perfect location to please your pet.